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Assessment of council tax and second homes in Scotland

During April 2023, the majority of households in Scotland had a 5% rise in council tax, which was consistent with the rises seen in council tax in England. It was anticipated that similar increases would occur in the subsequent year. The surprise declaration by the First Minister at the SNP Conference, to implement a freeze […]

Understanding Uninsured Risks in Commercial Leases: Essential Information for Landlords and Tenants

In the realm of commercial leases, the concept of uninsured risks carries significant weight for both landlords and tenants. Understanding these risks and their implications is crucial for effective lease management. Let’s delve into the intricacies of uninsured risks and explore key considerations for both parties. Insured Risks: Information for Landlords and Tenants A Foundation of Lease Obligations Commercial leases […]

Selling Your Home with Complete Clarity

Selling your home can be both an exhilarating and exciting time. At Clarity Simplicity we aim to deliver a quality service that makes the process as easy as possible for you. In this guide, we will explain the steps involved in selling your property so that you know exactly what to expect at each step […]

What Do Property Surveyors Look for During a House Survey?

If you’re buying a home, a survey gives vital insight into the property’s condition and conducts a building survey. But what exactly does the surveyor inspect? As your property experts, Complete Clarity Solicitors provides home buyers with complete clarity on what surveyors look for during different types of house surveys. A survey identifies issues that […]

How soon can you sell a house after buying it? 

If you’re a homeowner considering selling the property you recently purchased, a common question is “How soon can I sell my house after buying it?” This may arise due to changing life circumstances requiring you to sell a property quickly. At Clarity Simplicity, we understand the complexities of capital gains tax and other factors involved […]

Building warrants, Planning Permission, and Completion Certificates

Times have changed, and when handling the sale and purchase of real estate, solicitors now appear to spend a significant amount of time attempting to locate documentation for property improvements or modifications. Organise documents in a secure location. It is crucial that these documents are filed with the title deeds to your property, or at […]

Considerations for landlords when consenting to a sub-lease

Many firms have experienced transformation as a result of recent events. Some people have benefited from the transition and seen growth, which has prompted them to expand by purchasing larger facilities. Others need to reevaluate their footprint in an effort to downsize due to financial difficulties or changes in their working styles. The possibility of […]

Property disputes: can a witness refuse to assist or give evidence in court?

Property disputes: can a witness refuse to assist or give evidence in court? Witnesses are frequently needed in property disputes to establish the facts of a case. But who ought the parties to summon to court to give evidence, and what happens if they refuse to cooperate? Who can give evidence in court? There are […]